IT Disaster Recovery Planning For Dummies by Peter H. Gregory CISA CISSP

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If you have a business or a nonprofit organization, or if you’re the one responsible for information systems at such an operation, you know that disaster recovery planning is pretty vital. But it’s easy to put it off. After all, where do you start?

IT Disaster Recovery Planning For Dummies shows you how to get started by creating a safety net while you work out the details of your major plan. The right plan will get your business back on track quickly, whether you're hit by a tornado or a disgruntled employee with super hacking powers. Here's how to assess the situation, develop both short-term and long-term plans, and keep your plans updated.

This easy-to-understand guide will help youPrepare your systems, processes, and people for an organized response to disaster when it strikesIdentify critical IT systems and develop a long-range strategySelect and train your disaster recovery teamConduct a Business Impact AnalysisDetermine risks to your business from natural or human-made causesGet management supportCreate appropriate plan documentsTest your plan

Some disasters get coverage on CNN, and some just create headaches for the affected organization. With IT Disaster Recovery Planning For Dummies, you’ll be prepared for anything from hackers to hurricanes!


About Peter H. Gregory CISA CISSP

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Shon Harris, CISSP, MCSE, is the president of Logical Security, an IT security consulting and training company. Harris is the bestselling author of three editions of CISSP All-in-One Exam Guide. She was also recognized as one of the top 25 women in the information security field by Information Security magazine.
Published December 26, 2007 by For Dummies. 387 pages
Genres: Business & Economics, Computers & Technology, Education & Reference. Non-fiction

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